Kaylie Griffin led the Atascadero High girls volleyball team with 13 kills and two blocks in a 25-17, 17-25, 20-25, 25-20, 15-11 win over Mission Prep on Thursday.
Kathyrn Sedley added 12 kills and two blocks, and Sabrina Degnan added 20 digs and two aces for the Greyhounds (7-6, 3-0 PAC 8).
“We were down after the first set,” Atascadero coach Rachel Coons said, “but we used a positive mentality to change the game. We had some huge kills that changed the momentum.”
Jennifer Laird had 12 kills, and Noelle Laird added 11 kills and four aces for the Royals (2-2, 1-2 PAC 8). Elerie Perryman had 14 assists, and Bella Casola came up with 23 digs.
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Paso Robles 3, St. Joseph 1
Maddi Chace had 15 kills and three blocks to lead the Bearcats, who won 25-12, 25-23, 22-25, 28-26.
Coleen Wiest distributed 30 assists, and Hannah Katches added 10 kills, four aces and two digs for Paso Robles (9-5, 1-2 PAC 8).
Templeton 3, Morro Bay 0
Emily Burns had 10 kills, and the Eagles had three others with nine — Julie Cates, Lauren Rolston and Lucy Portillo —in a 29-27, 25-23, 25-10 win.
Josi Kelly added 26 assists, and Hannah McRoy had 19 assists. Sarah Bolts chipped in with 15 digs for the Eagles (6-1, 3-0 LPL).
Sierra Emrick had nine blocks, eight kills and seven digs for the Pirates (3-3, 2-1 LPL). Maia Sotelo contributed with 18 digs.
Orcutt Academy 3, Nipomo 1
Lacy LeBlanc had 33 assists and five aces for the Titans, who came up short against Orcutt Academy 25-19, 25-23, 16-25, 25-15.
Gwen Menane led Nipomo with 16 kills and seven solo blocks. Kendra Jackson had 36 digs and six aces (0-8, 0-3 LPL).
Coast Union 3, Shandon 0
Sage Radecki had a team-leading 20 assists and four aces to lead the Broncos (4-4, 3-0 Coast Valley League), who swept the Outlaws 25-15, 25-8, 25-11.
Janel Bohey led Coast Union with five kills, and Gigi Stoothoff and Olivia Zamora had four kills apiece.
“Shandon was pretty scrappy,” Broncos coach Pam Kenyon said. “They were continually putting the ball back to us. We had some opportunities to have some good rallies.
“They weren’t firing the ball back to us, but they were consistent.”
Coastal Christian 3, Maricopa 0
Roni Garrison had seven kills for the Conquerors (1-2). Whitney Davis had seven aces, and Delaney Springer had 21 digs.
Lompoc 10, Morro Bay 8
Alzbeta Hermanova won her singles sets 6-1, 6-0, 6-0 in a losing effort for the Pirates.
Skye Schwellenbach won 6-3, 6-1, 6-1, and Tess Badrigian won two of her three singles sets for Morro Bay (4-5, 2-3 LPL).
Paso Robles 18, Mission Prep 0
Lindsey Horst won 6-0, 6-0, 6-0 to lead the Bearcats.
Teammate Katie Everson won 6-0, 6-0, 6-1 for Paso Robles (6-3, 2-3 PAC 8).
Arroyo Grande 16, Pioneer Valley 2
The doubles team of Hannah Angle and Elizabeth Michniuk won 6-0, 6-1, 6-0.
Josephine Graeber and Lauren Midyett won 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 for the Eagles (9-2, 5-0 PAC 8). Emily Dobbe and Elaina Barry swept as well, 6-4, 6-4, 6-1.
San Luis Obispo 14, Atascadero 4
Fiona Huffaker and Anna Lippold won 6-2, 6-1, 6-0 for San Luis Obispo (6-3, 4-1 PAC 8). Nicoline Breytenbach won 6-2, 6-1, 6-1 for Atascadero (8-5, 4-2 PAC 8).
Nipomo 12, Templeton 6
Julia Johnson of Nipomo won 6-3, 6-0, 6-0, and the doubles team of Ashley Jimenez and Monica Guerrero won 7-6, 6-1, 6-4.
It was the first league win for the Titans (3-6, 1-4 PAC 8).
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Atascadero 11, Cabrillo 4
Dylan Linnenkamp led all scorers with four goals for the Greyhounds (7-3, 1-1 PAC 8).
Blake Archibald, Jarrett Rucker and Dylan Hughes had two goals each, and James Fisher added 6 saves.
Nipomo won at the La Purisima Golf Course with a score of 233 on the par-36 front nine. Cynthia Navis of Nipomo was the medalist, shooting a 39.
Morro Bay was second with a team score of 282 and led by Lily Keogh, who shot a 48. Alyssa Noriega shot a 53 for Morro Bay, who finished second in a tournament for the third straight week.
PAC 8 Tournament
Righetti won the team competition with a score of 238 at the nine-hole, par-36 Cypress Ridge Golf Course.
Medalists were Sarah Fouratt of Righetti and Kinsey McBryde of Arroyo Grande, both shooting a 39.
San Luis Obispo was second with a team score of 246, and Neha Sikand shot a 44.
Arroyo Grande (254) was third behind the performances of McBryde and teammate Tessa Oates, who had a 43. St. Joseph was fourth with 300. Atascadero had 303, and was fifth, with Natalie Martinez shooting a 54. Paso Robles was sixth with a team score of 326 and Mary Hambly had a 55.